Tag Archives: Lynn Smith

Political Notes — Duncan resigns from House, runs fulltime for lieutenant governor

State Rep. Geoff Duncan takes a shot at state Sen. David Shafer as Duncan resigns from the Legislature . . .

Tags: David Shafer , Geoff Duncan , Lynn Smith , Reese McCranie

Lawmakers, lobbyists question EPA’s proposed water rule

Witnesses at a legislative hearing aren’t happy about EPA’s proposed new rule for the federal Clean Water Act . . .

Tags: ACCG , Bill Sapp , Clean Water Act , EPA , EPD , Frank Ginn , GMA , legislative hearing , Lynn Smith , Russ Pennington , Todd Edwards

On the campaign trail: Hooks says he won’t run again

Senate veteran George Hooks says he will not run for a 17th term in the General Assembly; U.S. Rep. John Barrow gets campaign support from an unlikely source, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , Carol Fullerton , Debbie Buckner , George Hooks , John Barrow , Lynn Smith , U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Political Notes – Will Georgia primary be Gingrich’s last stand?

Gingrich could face the defining moment for his presidential campaign in the Georgia primary . . .

Tags: Georgia primary , guns on campus , Kevin Cooke , lobbyists , Lynn Smith , Mitt Romney , Newt Gingrich , Patrick Millsaps